The Go-Betweens

Brisbane 1977-1989,2000-present

Discography

Albums

Lee Remick                                    1978    2

Single      AUS   Able Label (700 made)

People Say                                    1979    2   Produced by The Go-Betweens

Single      AUS   Able Label

I Need Two Heads                              1980    2   Produced by Alex Fergusson

Single      AUS   Missing Link MISS 23
            SCO   Postcard POSTCARD 80-4

Send Me A Lullaby                             1981   12   Produced by The Go-Betweens

Double-CD   UK    Circus FYL009 (remastered re-issue 2002, rare tracks bonus cd)
            USA   Jetset (remastered re-issue 2002, rare tracks bonus cd)

CD          AUS   Red Eye RED CD 15 (issued 1990)
            UK    Beggars Banquet BBL 2001 CD (remastered re-issue 1996)
            USA   Beggars Banquet (remastered re-issue 1996)

LP          AUS   Missing Link (8 tracks)
            UK    Rough Trade ROUGH 45 (issued 1982, inner sleeve)

MC          AUS   Missing Link (11 tracks, missing "Your Turn, My Turn")

Hammer The Hammer                             1982    2   Produced by The Go-Betweens and Tony Cohen

Single      AUS   Missing Link MISS 33
            UK    Rough Trade RT 108

Before Hollywood                              1983   10   Produced by John Brand

Double-CD   UK    Circus FYL010 (remastered re-issue 2002, rare tracks bonus cd)
            USA   Jetset (remastered re-issue 2002, rare tracks bonus cd)

CD          AUS   Red Eye/Polydor 847 027-2 (issued 1990, different cover?)
            UK    Rough Trade ROUGH LCD 54 (issued 1990)
            UK    Beggars Banquet BBL 2002 CD (remastered re-issue 1996)
            USA   Rough Trade (issued 1990)
            USA   Beggars Banquet (remastered re-issue 1996)

LP          AUS   Stunn/EMI
            AUS   Red Eye/Polydor 847 027-1 (re-issue 1990, different cover, inner sleeve)
            UK    Rough Trade ROUGH 54

Spring Hill Fair                              1984   10   Produced by John Brand, Robert Andrews and Colin Fairley

Double-CD   UK    Circus FYL011 (remastered re-issue 2002, rare tracks bonus cd)
            USA   Jetset (remastered re-issue 2002, rare tracks bonus cd)

CD          UK    Beggars Banquet BBL 2003 CD (remastered re-issue 1996)
            USA   Beggars Banquet (remastered re-issue 1996)

LP          GER   Sire K 925 179-1 (inner sleeve)

The Peel Sessions                             1984    4   Produced by Dale Griffin

CD-EP       UK    Strange Fruit SFPSCD074 (issued 1989)
            USA   Strange Fruit/Dutch East India DEI8339-2 (issued 1991)

EP          UK    Strange Fruit SFPS074

Metal And Shells                              1985   12

LP          USA   PVC 8942

MC          USA   PVC 8942 (1 bonus track; "This Girl, Black Girl")

Very Quick On The Eye = Brisbane, 1981        1986   10

LP          AUS   Man Made Rec MM008 (unofficial release of demos from 1981)

The Able Label Singles                        1986    4

EP          AUS   True Tone (issued 1987?)
            UK    Situation Two SIT 44T

Liberty Belle And The Black Diamond Express   1986   10   Produced by The Go-Betweens

Double-CD   UK    Lo-Max CD002 (remastered re-issue 2004, rare tracks bonus cd)

CD          UK    Beggars Banquet BBL 72 CD (2 bonus tracks)
            UK    Beggars Banquet BBL 2004 CD (remastered re-issue 1996)
            USA   Beggars Banquet (remastered re-issue 1996)

LP          AUS   True Tone 826714-1
            UK    Beggars Banquet BEGA 72
            USA   Big Time 8472-10030-1 (grey labels)
            USA   Big Time/RCA 8472-16010-1 (re-issue, yellow labels)

Tallulah                                      1987   10   Produced by Richard Preston and Craig Leon

Double-CD   UK    Lo-Max CD003 (remastered re-issue 2004, rare tracks bonus cd)

CD          UK    Beggars Banquet BBL 81 CD
            UK    Beggars Banquet BBL 2005 CD (remastered re-issue 1996)
            USA   Beggars Banquet (remastered re-issue 1996)

LP          CAN   Vertigo 832 615-1 (inner sleeve)
            HOL   Torso 33041 (inner sleeve)
            UK    Beggars Banquet BEGA 81 (inner sleeve)
            USA   Big Time/RCA 6042-1-B

16 Lovers Lane                                1988   10   Produced by Mark Wallis

Double-CD   AUS   EMI 3696002 (remastered re-issue 2006, videos, bonus cd with 10 tracks)
            UK    Lo-Max CD004 (remastered re-issue 2004, rare tracks bonus cd)

CD          UK    Beggars Banquet BBL 95 CD
            UK    Beggars Banquet BBL 2006 CD (remastered re-issue 1996)
            USA   Capitol CDP 7 91230 2

LP          UK    Beggars Banquet BEGA 95 (inner sleeve)
            USA   Capitol C1-91230 (inner sleeve)

1978-1990                                     1990   XX

Double-CD   JAP   Alfa ALCB-416/417 (tracks?)

CD          UK    Beggars Banquet BEGA 104 CD (22 tracks)
            USA   Capitol CDP 7 94681 2 (tracks?)

Double-LP   UK    Beggars Banquet BEGA 104 (28 tracks) (gatefold, inner sleeves)

Neu Holland                                   199?   12

CD          FRA   Beggars Banquet SA 3209 (came with 'Les Inrockuptibles' magazine)

16 Lovers Lane - Acoustic Demos               1996   11   Produced by Robert Forster and Grant McLennan

CD          FRA   Beggars Banquet? (came with 'Les Inrockuptibles' magazine)
            UK    Beggars Banquet PREMIUM 2

78 til 79 - The Lost Album                    1999   13

CD          EUR   Tag Five TAGCD002
            USA   JetSet

Bellavista Terrace: Best Of The Go-Betweens   1999   15

CD          UK    Beggars Banquet BBL2020CDD (limited edition with bonus 13-track live CD)
            UK    Beggars Banquet BBL2020CD

The Friends of Rachel Worth                   2000   10   Produced by The Go-Betweens

CD          AUS   W.Minc/EMI
            EUR   Tag 5/Clearspot CS035/EFACD05425-2 (digipak)

LP

Bright Yellow Bright Orange                   2003   10   Produced by The Go-Betweens

CD          AUS   FMR
            GER   Clearspot/EFA
            JAP   Wonderground (2 extra tracks "Girl Lying On A Beach" and "Instant Replay")
            UK    Circus
            USA   Jetset TWA58CD (first edition includes 4-track bonus disc)

LP          GER   Clearspot (180g)
            UK    Circus (180g)

Oceans Apart                                  2005   10   Produced by Mark Wallis and David Ruffy

CD          AUS   Capitol 8739832
            AUS   Capitol 4743702 (limited edition with 6-track bonus live disc)
            AUT   Tuition TIN 0020 2
            UK    Lomax
            UK    Lomax LO-MAX CD007x (limited edition with 6-track bonus live disc)
            USA   Yep Roc

Live in London                                2005

CD          ???   (for sale at shows)

That Striped Sunlight Sound                   2006   27

CD+DVD      AUT   Tuition TIN 0050 5

Contribution to album

Triple J - Studio 22         2002
Write Your Adventures Down   2007

Members

Anthon Bruce (d) 1978,1979 The Survivors, Credits, Shakers, Les Bon Bons, Shutterspeed
Armiger Michael (b) 1989
Brown Amanda (v,oboe,g,k,bv) 1986-1989
Cantwell Dennis (d) 1978 The Grudge, Neon Steel, The Numbers, Riptides
Daly Steven (d) 1979 Orange Juice (UK)
Forster Robert (v,g,k) 1977-1989,2000-present
McKenna Clare (d) 1980 Zero
McLennan Grant (v,g,b) 1977-1989,2000-present
Morrison Lindy (d) 1980-1989 Silent Figures, Shrew, Xero/Zero, The Four Gods, Tuff Monks, Deep Blue Sea, Cleopatra Wong
Mustafa Tim (d) 1978-1979
Pickvance Adele (b,bv) 2000-present Prodigal Leap, Torn Sweaters, Natives of Bedlam, Far Out Corporation, The Dave Graney Show, Astrid Munday Band
Ross Lissa (d) 1978
Strodler Mathias (d) 2000 tour
Thompson Glenn (d,bv,k) 2002-present
Tyrer David (g) 1980 The Poles, Bes Crystals
Vickers Robert (b) 1983-1987 The Numbers, The Colors (USA), Yo La Tengo (UK?), Lloyd Cole Band (UK)
Walsh Peter (g,v) 1978 The Apartments, Out Of Nowhere, The Colors (USA), The Laughing Clowns
Weiss Janet (d,bv) 2000 ---
Willsteed John (b,g) 1987-1989 Zip, Xero, Catchcry, Tender Mercies, Let's Go Naked, The Plug Uglies, Paradise Vendors, The Drunk,The Monk and The Spunk, The Apartments

Sources of information: Go-Betweens Homepage, The Go-Betweens Discography, Beggars Banquet Homepage, Stefan Warnqvist, David Nichols: The Go-Betweens, Go-Betweens Homepage
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